A WEDGWOOD AND BENTLEY BLACK BASALT TWO-HANDLED VASE AND COVER CIRCA 1775
of amphora form with two high acanthus-leaf-molded handles terminating in ram's head mask terminals, a continuous foliate garland suspended from the horns, decorated in relief with oval medallions, applied medallions embossed WEDGWOOD & BENTLEY: ETRURIA..
Height 16⅛ in.
In overall good appearance.
The knop of the cover has been restored at the terminal.
In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective qualified opinion. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING CONDITION OF A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE PRINTED IN THE CATALOGUE.